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Apple Hostels of Philadelphia Hostel

32 Bank Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, Philadelphia, USA

The only hostel in downtown Philadelphia where you can count on finding the best accommodation for international travelers! We offer an affordable, clean hostel with loads of free activities, friendly & knowledgeable staff and plenty of outside tours you can book at our 24-hour reception desk. Read more

92% Overall Rating 208 out of 220 customers would recommend this property based on 220 reviews

Atmosphere 89%

Cleanliness 94%

Facilities 90%

Location 94%

Safety 94%

Staff 96%

Value 88%

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Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Key Card Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • PlayStation
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

We are an independently operated Hostelling International hostel. So while we meet or exceed all of Hostelling International's standards, we do not require our guests to have an HI membership. The is no longer a $3 fee imposed on non-members.

MIXED DORM: Men are not permitted in our mixed dorm room unless traveling with women, no exceptions. Women are always permitted in the mixed dorm room.
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GROUPS: Sorry, we will not accept reservations for groups of 8 or more, even if made through multiple reservations, and failure to comply with this will result in your booking(s) being canceled with no refund. Please contact the Groups Department for group reservations.
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Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 6:00 pm on the day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.
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Tax Policy - payable to property and not included in room rate

Plase note: Check-in from 4pm to 6am.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 16:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Philadelphia?

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The only hostel in downtown Philadelphia where you can count on finding the best accommodation for international travelers! We offer an affordable, clean hostel with loads of free activities, friendly & knowledgeable staff and plenty of outside tours you can book at our 24-hour reception desk. Read more

Shared Rooms

Deluxe 4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 4 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 6 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Standard 10 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe 6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Standard 18 Bed Female Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 18

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 18 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 18

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Deluxe 4 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Superior 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Superior

Deluxe Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

About Apple Hostels of Philadelphia

(Please read our check-in requirements at the bottom of this page before making your booking)

We're located in the heart of Philadelphia's Old City in downtown, less than 3 blocks from the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, and just around the corner from some of Philly's best pubs, nightclubs and restaurants.

You'll love our friendly and knowledgeable staff, comfortable beds, clean facilities, large lounge and fully-equipped kitchen.

At Apple Hostels of Philadelphia, we make sure we've taken care of the important details so that you can spend your time concerned with more important things - like what to do first!

Included in your stay with us:
Free coffee and tea all day
Free wireless internet
Free bed linens
Free day-storage of luggage after check out
Free pasta dinner every Wednesday
Free open bar and pub crawl every Thursday
Free beer every Friday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday
Free wine and cheese social every Saturday
Free cereal on Friday, Saturday and Sunday mornings
Free billiards table
Free foosball table
Free Xbox One
$2 walking tours!
Central air-conditioning throughout our building
On-site laundry facilities with free detergent
Fully-equipped guest kitchen
Large lounge for socializing!
High-speed internet kiosks
Security lockers for each guest
$2 discount per night for ISIC cardholders
No extra fees for using your credit card
No curfews
No lockouts

All of these things make staying at Apple Hostels of Philadelphia a great value, but it’s our friendly staff and daily tours and activities that make us the travelers’ favorite hostel in Philadelphia!

Please note:

We are chartered as a resource for students and foreign travelers. Due to our limited amount of space, we require that upon check-in each guest must provide a valid foreign passport. US residents must present government-issued ID showing that you live outside a 75-mile radius of Philadelphia.

You must be 18 years of age or older unless accompanied by a parent or a school-appointed chaperon.

There is a 14-day maximum stay for all of our guests.

We are an independently operated Hostelling International hostel. So while we meet or exceed all of Hostelling International's standards, we do not require our guests to have an HI membership. There is no longer a $3 fee imposed on non-members.

Sorry, we will not accept reservations for groups of 8 or more, even if made through multiple reservations, and failure to comply with this will result in your booking(s) being canceled with no refund. Please contact the hostel directly for group requests.

Receive a $2 discount per night with your ISIC membership card.

Men are not permitted in the mixed dorm room unless traveling with women. Women are always permitted in the mixed dorm room.

It should also be noted that you are not viewing the Apple Hostels website, but that of a booking agency.

Accommodation Information

State and municipal hotel tax totaling 16.25% is not included in the price

We are an independently operated Hostelling International hostel. So while we meet or exceed all of Hostelling International's standards, we do not require our guests to have an HI membership. The is no longer a $3 fee imposed on non-members.

Check in time is 4:00 pm (16:00 hr), but you can arrive anytime before 4 pm to store your luggage for free and use all of our facilities, including free wifi, free tea and coffee, kitchen, bathroom and showers.

Location Information

We're located near:
Independence National Historical Park
Museum of the American Revolution
2 Blocks to Liberty Bell
2 Blocks to Independence Hall
1 Block to 2nd Street/Penn's Landing subway station
Around the corner from:
Nightclubs
Pubs
Restaurants
3 Blocks from the 6th Street Megabus stop - a cheaper bus to or from New York City than Greyhound.
10 to 15 minute walk to/from Greyhound station.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.